There are 3 ways to get from Pontresina to Zurich Airport (ZRH) by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Samedan to Chur 7-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Chur to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$78 - $166

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Silvaplana, Kreisel Mitte to Chur, Postautostation 182
  2. Take the bus from Chur, Chur to Zurich K288

$47 - $88

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Pontresina to Zurich Airport (ZRH) 141.7 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Pontresina to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is to drive which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pontresina to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is to drive which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Pontresina and Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 148 km. The road distance is 226.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Pontresina to Zurich Airport (ZRH), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Pontresina to Zurich Airport (ZRH). However, there are services departing from Pontresina and arriving at Zürich Flughafen via Samedan, Chur and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Pontresina, Switzerland and Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland?

You can take a train from Pontresina to Zurich Airport (ZRH) via Samedan, Chur, and Zürich HB in around 4 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pontresina to Zurich Airport (ZRH) via Silvaplana, Kreisel Mitte, Chur, Postautostation, Chur, Bahnhofplatz, Chur, Obere Au P+R, Chur, Chur, Zurich, and Zürich HB in around 7 h 31 min.

Train operators
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Samedan to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
rhb.ch
Book at
rhb.ch
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Samedan to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Chur to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Silvaplana, Kreisel Mitte to Chur, Postautostation
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chur, Chur to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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